Easter Calls For Sober Reflection And Show Of Love – Senator Ogembe

The senator representing Kogi Central senatorial districts, Ahmed Ogembe has called on Christians to emulate the moral excellence of love and sacrifice as exhibited by the Lord Jesus Christ in ensuring the salvation of man.The senator in his Easter message on Friday, congratulated the people of his constituency, and the entire state, particularly, Christians on…

NBA Wants Appeal Court in Kogi

The Kogi State Branch of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has appealed to the Federal Government to establish a division of the Court of Appeal in the state to ease the hassles lawyers and litigants go through in the dispensation of justice. NBA made the appeal when it led a delegation on a courtesy visit…

Between Being Cyber Rogues And Political Critics

The current crops of “cyberlists” have intermittently portrayed themselves as folks who are alien to decorum and responsibility. They hide under the toga of criticism and run amok with every unimaginable piece of lie under the earth, crossing every line of decency and honesty. Painfully, this very concept and definition of criticism utterly elude them….

Jaiz, Kogi Partner to Empower Women, Traders, Others

By Chris Agabi Jaiz Bank Plc and Kogi State Government have agreed to partner in empowering women, traders and artisans in the state. This was discussed yesterday when the management team of Jaiz Bank Plc, led by its Managing Director/CEO, Hassan Usman, paid a courtesy call to Governor Yahaya Bello at the Government House in…

Reports of Kogi Governor’s Attack False, Unfounded – Aide

The Director General on Media and Publicity, Kingsley Fanwo has described as “blatant falsehood”, reports by some group of “ rumour peddlers” that the Governor was attacked when he visited Kogi East to flag off a major road project and also attend to issues of security of the people in the area.The Governor’s spokesman flayed…

Okene: Kidnapper of Five-Months Old Baby Remanded in Prison

A Lokoja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday, remanded a 52-year-old man, Mohammed Salihu and his son, Sumaila, Salihu,23, in prison in Okene for allegedly kidnapping a five-month old baby (son). The Chief Magistrate, Alhassan Husaini, who gave the order in his ruling, also ordered that the case be transferred to Chief Magistrates’ Court, Okene where the…

Austin Okai: We Have No Hand in His Arrest, Says Kogi Govt

The Director General, Media and Publicity to the Kogi State Governor, Kingsley Fanwo has distanced the Governor from the arrest of Austin Okai, saying the Governor doesn’t even know the arrested suspect. The Governor’s spokesman stated this while reacting to enquiries as to whether the arrest was ordered by the Governor, saying the Governor is…

GSM Subscriptions in Nigeria Hit 154 Million

No fewer than 154 million Nigerians are now active subscribers of the General System on Mobile Communications (GSM), the Executive Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta has said. Speaking on Friday during the NCC day at the ongoing Enugu International Trade Fair, Danbatta said that the country’s social media space had…

Kogi Begins Collection of Road Maintenance Levy

Alh Yakubu Oseni, Kogi BIR Boss Kogi State Internal Revenue Service (KGIRS) yesterday commenced the collection of infrastructural maintenance levy from operators of commercial vehicles, tricycles and motorcycles following the recent signing  of the State’s Revenue Harmonisation Law passed by the State House of Assembly.At the official flag off, chairman of Kogi Internal Revenue Service,…

ATMs in Kogi are Mere Decorations, Says Lawmaker

In a matter of urgent public importance raised before the Kogi State House of Assembly, the Member representing Kabba Bunu Constituency, Prince Mathew Kolawole has observed that the Automated Teller Machines in Kogi are more of decorations, denying bank customers access to their savings.Kolawole who is also the Majority Leader of the House made the…

Finally, Basit Imam Dankudi Declares Wedding Date

The families of His Eminence, Alhaji Jimoh Ibrahim Imam Tajudeen and Mallam Yusuf Idris cordially invite you to the marriage ceremony of their children, Basit Imam (Dankudi) and Maryam Onozasi. Find details attached: